Russell High School's Homecoming Week is October 3-8

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Russell High School's Homecoming Week is Monday, October 3 through Saturday, October 8.

The Homecoming theme is movies with the dance theme being Hollywood on Saturday, October 8 from 7 to 10 PM.

The dress up days are Minions on Monday, Top Gun on Tuesday, Mean Girls (day to wear pink) on Wednesday, The Sandlot on Thursday and Marvel Superheroes on Friday.

Movie float themes were selected by the Student Council Representatives: Seniors - Iron Man, Juniors - Captain America, Sophomores - Incredible Hulk and Freshmen - Spider Man.

The Homecoming Court Freshman Attendants are Annika Nichols and Trey Zorn, the Sophomore Attendants are Isabella Somers and Camden Backhus, the Junior Attendants are Marissa Myers and Gunner Ulrich, and the Senior Attendants are Mileah Backus and Adrion Ehrlich.

The King Candidates are Cameron Farmer, Wyatt Middleton and Jacob Ney. The Queen Candidates are Emily Cole, Lacy Herndon and Kelly Lopez.

Coronation will be at Shaffer Field at 6:30 PM on Friday, October 7 before the football game against Ellsworth.

The Homecoming Parade is pending approval by the Russell City Council.

If anyone wants to have an entry in the parade, they can email StuCo Advisor Blaine Maier at or call and leave a message at RHS at 785-483-5631.

More information about the RHS Homecoming Week schedule will be released in the coming days.

(Information courtesy Blaine Maier.)